Green Wise

Green Wise® is a comprehensive program for paint manufacturers to test and market their environmentally responsible products to designers, specifiers, and retail consumers.  These products are:

  • Certified by an independent third party with ISO 17025 accreditation as a testing laboratory
  • Meet the requirements of LEED v3
  • Meets Green Wise Testing Standards as provided at

Farrell-Calhoun's products that display the GREEN WISE mark are tested and certified by Coatings Research Group Inc. These products meet or exceed performance and environmental standards established for various specific product types by CRGI's ISO-accredited facility. Please visit  to view product standards.

Addition of colorants to these base paints may significantly increase the VOC of the paint.

Farrell-Calhoun Inc. is an active participant in Coatings Research Group Inc.